The Scientific Attitude

TUE, JUN 11, 2019 (32:53)

In an era when science has contributed so much to the progress of humanity, there is a resurgence of anti-reason and rejection of scientific facts. These challenges call for a mental adjustment: the scientific attitude. Dr. McIntyre explains how to adapt that attitude and why it is necessary today.

+ BIO: Lee McIntyre, Ph.D.

In addition to his academic work in philosophy, Lee McIntyre has written a number of books for general readers, the most recent of which is The Scientific Attitude. His book Post-Truth was named a Best Book of 2018 on the PBS News Hour, a CNN book-of-the-week, and one of “six books to help you understand the world” by The Week.

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